Used Plymouth Roadrunner

Plymouth Roadrunner 150
Plymouth Roadrunner
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Being convinced that muscle cars had gone too far from the basics, manufacturer of Plymouth Roadrunner created it to bring back the good old thrills of muscle cars. The first muscle cars ever created were performance based and were truly low-priced.

Launched in 1968, Plymouth Roadrunner was patterned on the heavy luxury cars whose body shape were in the B-Line, such as Belvidere. Though it was lighter than the smaller Barracuda, this car was not as fragile as sports car and it was tough enough to endure any collision. Probably that was the explanation on how much of it had survived the test of serious street work.

Est. Price for Used Plymouth Roadrunner: $9,000-$95,000
Available Trims: Base, Superbird
Below are Pre-Owned Plymouth Roadrunner from Ebay and 2 of the top used-car sites on the web:

Plymouth: Road Runner 2 DOOR 1968 plymouth hemi roadrunner
Plymouth: Road Runner 2 DOOR 1968 plymouth hemi roadrunner $35,100.00 (12 Bids)
End Date: Monday Feb-15-2016 13:05:01 PST
Buy It Now for only: $73,000.00
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Plymouth: Road Runner GTX 440 v 8 from 1969 3 spd auto factory ac factory correct b 5 blue potent gtx
Plymouth: Road Runner GTX 440 v 8 from 1969 3 spd auto factory ac factory correct b 5 blue potent gtx $19,995.00
End Date: Thursday Feb-25-2016 7:00:00 PST
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Plymouth: Road Runner Mid-Size 1969 plymouth roadrunner 426 hemi 4 spd frame off resto ladder bar system
Plymouth: Road Runner Mid-Size 1969 plymouth roadrunner 426 hemi 4 spd frame off resto ladder bar system $84,500.00
End Date: Friday Feb-12-2016 14:15:00 PST
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Plymouth: Road Runner 1969 plymouth road runner hemi 765 hp original 4 speed disc brakes museum car
Plymouth: Road Runner 1969 plymouth road runner hemi 765 hp original 4 speed disc brakes museum car $40,325.00 (31 Bids)
End Date: Friday Feb-12-2016 13:00:00 PST
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Plymouth: Road Runner 1968 plymouth road runner hemi orange lift off hood 440 big block
Plymouth: Road Runner 1968 plymouth road runner hemi orange lift off hood 440 big block $13,600.00 (11 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Feb-17-2016 11:56:25 PST
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Indeed, Plymouth Roadrunner was a reincarnation of muscle cars with the stripped pillared coupe. Its standard engine was MOPAR's 383 cid power plant and could produce up to 335bhp. Apparently, it paid Warner Brothers to use the name and to produce horn that went beep beep, similar to the sound famously associated with a certain cartoon bird.

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